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Only women who can’t manage success are arogant –Solomon

Only women who can’t manage success are arogant –Solomon

Dr. Mariam Solomon was the president of the National Association of Women Academics (NAWACS) from 2006 to 2009. She is also an associate professor at the Department of Biochemistry, University…

I was childless for II years –Ahmadu

I was childless for II years –Ahmadu

Mrs. Titilayomi Ahmadu, chief Financial officer of Multi-Trex Integrated Company, is also a chartered accountant and a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), a preacher, teacher,…

Home should be a priority to working mother –Adetu

Home should be a priority to working mother –Adetu

Janet Adetu is a woman of substance. The founder of Golden Heart Trust, which was set up for children born with holes in the heart, was herself born with that…

Tips on Ebola Virus Disease

By Ejikeme omenazu Production Editor, Lagos  (With Agency Reports) Where can I get reliable information about Ebola? Consult the following authoritative sources containing more detailed information regarding Ebola (known formally as Ebola…

Women should be actively involved in nation building –Jaiyesimi

Women should be actively involved in nation building –Jaiyesimi

Bukky Bello Jaiyesimi is the founder of Women in Nation Building (WINB), a pan African organisation that advocates the active input of women in nation building. The multiple award recipient…

It’s time to abolish widows’ rites –Awoh

It’s time to abolish widows’ rites –Awoh

Not everyone could survive her experience, but over a decade after, she had a sweet story to tell women that suffered similar fate because she once walked the road and…

Goodwill, not godfathers, made me successful –Duamlong

Goodwill, not godfathers, made me successful –Duamlong

Rosemary Akaette Duamlong, an alumnus of the Lagos Bussiness School, is the Chief Executive Officer, Gren Bussiness Dimensions, a multifaceted company. A guru in the business of international tourism and…

Trust is serious issue in every marriage –Oduah

Trust is serious issue in every marriage –Oduah

Managing Partner of Joyce Oduah and Co., Joyce Oduah, is the incumbent National Treasurer of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA). He is seeking to become the National Secretary of the…

Bamidele Aturu: One death too many

By Temidayo Akinsuyi Snr. Correspondent, Lagos His death came as a rude shock to many Nigerians. Nobody could have expected such a vibrant, ebullient and highly resourceful lawyer to have…

Poverty drove me to achieving success –Bukky George

Poverty drove me to achieving success –Bukky George

Bukky George is the Chief Executive Officer of one of the most successful retail pharmaceutical company, HealthPlus Pharmacy.  She was deprived of many things while growing up, hence she has…

X-raying plights of widows in Africa

X-raying plights of widows in Africa

Last Monday, the Nigeria’s women joined their counterparts in other parts of the world to celebrate International Women’s Day (IWD). For female activists, there were not much to celebrate due…

There’s nothing wrong in being a society woman –Philips

There’s nothing wrong in being a society woman –Philips

Chief (Mrs.) Teju Philips, former commissioner in Lagos State, is a director in Keystone Bank. A chartered accountant who worked with UAC for a decade before she delved into public…

My husband is impossible

My husband is impossible

Dear Agatha,   Caring as my husband of six months is, he complains too much. It is so bad that there is nothing fun about staying with him anymore. If…

I don’t enjoy fame –Ogunbiyi

I don’t enjoy fame –Ogunbiyi

Doyin Ogunbiyi, a through-bred Egba woman, is a three-time commissioner in Ogun State; the first Commissioner for Women Affairs in Ogun State who gallantly resigned from former Governor Gbenga Daniel’s…

I don’t like his mother

I don’t like his mother

Dear Agatha, I plan to marry the man in my life in October this year. As a result, he took me home recently to meet officially with his parents just…

Bright: Passion for humanity

Bright: Passion for humanity

On her retirement from Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) in 2006, Bisi Bright took it upon herself to deliver healthcare services to the poor. Bright, who bagged her first degree in…

Working in male-dominated fields could be frustrating for women –Jagun

Working in male-dominated fields could be frustrating for women –Jagun

Though her disposition was cheerful, but that was not the only thing that endeared this reporter to her at a recent interactive session organised for business and professional women. During…

Marriage is not prison sentence – Yemisi Ransome-Kuti

Marriage is not prison sentence – Yemisi Ransome-Kuti

Yemisi Ransome-Kuti is one of the heirs of the famous Ransome-Kuti’s dynasty. She is the founder of the Nigerian Network of Non-Governmental Organisations (NNNGO). It is the first organisation of…

Women should continue to preach peace –Abdullahi

Women should continue to preach peace –Abdullahi

Dr. Maryam Abdullahi is the Founder of Women for Peace in Nigeria (WOPIN), a non-governmental organisation (NGO) that has a global alliance of individuals and organisations with common interests in…

Dedication, commitment are key to success –Nnam

Dedication, commitment are key to success –Nnam

Ngozi Nnam, President, Nutrition Society of Nigeria and a Professor of Public Health Nutrition at the University of Nigeria, has over 50 publications to her credit in reputable national and…

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